ACCESS BANK PLC V
MRS. BRIDGET ORJIEH
(For themselves and on behalf of the Dependants of Late Lucky Orjieh ) COURT OF APPEAL (BENIN DIVISION ) PHILOMENAMBUA EKPE JCA (Presided ) SAMUEL CHUKWUDIMEBI OSEJI JCA
NASIRU ONIYANGI JCA (Read the Lead Judgment ) CA/B/74/2016 SATURDAY, 1 JULY 2017
APPEAL - Garnishee order - Nature of - Execution of - Pending motion for stay of or appeal - Whether operates as stay of ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENT - Garnishee order - Nature of - Execution of - Pending motion for stay of or appeal - Whether operates as stay therefor ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENT - Garnishee proceedings - Nature of EVIDENCE - Unchallenged and uncontradicted evidence Credibility of - Proper approach of trial court thereto Issue:
Whether the lower court rightly made its garnishee nisi of 28 October 2014 absolute in the face of the disclosure made by the appellant in its affidavit showing cause.
The deceased, a vehicle spray-painter was arrested on allegation of having in his work…